Vacation Relief News Photographer/Editor (WLS-TV)

Vacation Relief News Photographer/Editor

Job Description

WLS-TV, Chicago, is seeking an experienced ENG News Photographer to fill a Vacation Relief position.


Successful candidate will have a proven track record in the fast-paced, high-pressured environment of daily local news gathering. Candidate should possess excellent people skills, and a strong work ethic.

Basic Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of P2 camera systems, Adobe Premier Pro editing and bonded cellular        transmission technologies (Dejero and Live U)
  • Able to operate ENG and SNG vehicles and live remote equipment
  • Able to produce high-impact visuals to support all platforms
  • Skilled editor open to innovative story telling
  • Applicants must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs. of equipment
  • Able to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Applicant should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a major market, a college degree and a valid driver’s license, with a good driving record.

Additional Information

This position is represented by NABET

All interested applicants must apply on-line at by uploading a resume file, cover letter and list of references. Requisition ID# 743086BR

No phone calls, please.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity